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Photos: USS Iwo Jima returns to Naval Station Norfolk

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Posted at 11:57 AM, Dec 20, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-20 13:35:38-05

The USS Iwo Jima and USS New York are finally home. This was a delayed homecoming; the two ships, along with the USS Gunston Hall, were ordered to return to the Mediterranean as their 8-month deployment was ending when fighting in the Gaza Strip heated up.